January 9, 2013

Jackson: Climate Shift a Proud Milestone

Weise & Koch, USA Today


EPA

As she prepares to step down from her position as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Lisa Jackson said she is proudest of presiding over the landmark finding that climate-changing greenhouse gases endanger public health and welfare.

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